Toy Ransom Bucket :) ha ha ha

Teach Your Child to Tie Shoelaces - One Crafty Place

After the kiddos are done their regular chores they can pick a "work for hire" job to get money. GREAT IDEA!

LOVE this! Our society says we - and our kids - are entitled to certain things. Well here are 10 things you do NOT owe your kids!

Calm Down Kit - for helping kids to learn to manage their emotions. This website gives tools to help students calm down when they get upset or angry. Instead of acting out, they can pull out this kit and deal with their anger in a healthy way.

Ransom box - You left it out, mom picked it up.

I wanna remember this! And make it a little cuter..

Punch-Cards for Chores

Good idea

Wow! I love this list! I don't necessarily agree with all of these but the idea of teaching kids manners is so important. Not enough kids have manners these days. I especially love the door holding idea. Not enough men act like gentlemen these days and I hope I can raise my boys to be gentlemen.

21 creative consequences for disobedient children- Some of these are AWESOME and some are just plain HILARIOUS - but likely effective!

Chores

20 Chore Ideas for 7-Year-Olds -- Love these practical ideas for teaching your children to enjoy doing chores. Plus, some chore ideas you may not have thought of assigning to a young child. Great list!

Motivating Kids With a Homemade Reward Store ~ Templates & Ideas Included! Great incentive for behavior, chores, and school!

Sci-Fi Rocket-Fueled Jet Pack

making birthdays a big deal for the kids - 20 ideas this is great!!! I will be doing this every year for my children :)

Bored Jar: if a kid complains of boredom they have to pick a slip & do the activity, good or bad. It might be going for ice cream, it might be cleaning their room.

free activities for kids. love the idea. Can also be used as surprise activities.

Lots of traveling with kids ideas.